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The Latest: Baltimore officers visit funeral home

Fellow officers, public officials and others are visiting a Baltimore-area funeral home to honor a colleague killed on duty

San Francisco police not charged in black man's…

San Francisco prosecutors say they won't charge officers in two shooting deaths, including the 2015 killing of a black man that led to protests and U.S.-recommended police reforms

Wisconsin frack sand sludge spill reaches…

Officials in Wisconsin are testing the environmental and health impacts following a frack sand sludge spill that has now reached the Mississippi River.

Police: Missing Mexican woman's body found in…

Utah police say they've found the body of a woman who disappeared on the way home from English class three years ago, shortly after she moved from Mexico

Agency: Texas chemical plant unprepared for Harvey floods

The federal agency that investigates industrial accidents offers muted criticism of the Houston-area chemical plant that flooded during Hurricane Harvey and partially exploded

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Who says Americans don't know geography?

Venkat Ranjan,13, won the title after almost three million students took part in the competition.

Fashion Designer And Boyfriend Convicted Of…

A judge has convicted a London fashion designer and her boyfriend of killing their nanny and burning her body.

McDonald's Breakfast Catering May Soon Be Coming…

In its quest for global breakfast domination, McDonald's is testing out catering for the day’s most important meal too.

Democrat says Trump Jr. may have lied to Senate committee

A Democratic senator says he's concerned that President Donald Trump's eldest son may have lied to Congress about his knowledge of foreign assistance offered to the Trump campaign

Prosecutors add lewd conduct claims to tortured kids case

Prosecutors have added four charges of lewd conduct against a father accused of torturing his children in a Northern California home where prosecutors say 10 children lived in filth and neglect

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Wall Street dips after N. Korea summit canceled

Stocks ended down slightly on Thursday after President Donald Trump canceled a planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Fred Katayama reports.

Judge mulls motion to dismiss Charlottesville rally lawsuit

A federal judge is set to hear arguments from white nationalists and others that a lawsuit against them over last summer's violence in Charlottesville should be dismissed

Poland Outlaws Blaming The Country For Holocaust…

The controversial legislation has some free speech advocates up in arms.

Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's…

Amazon says an "unlikely" string of events prompted its Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle

Judge appoints brain experts in case of slain…

A judge has appointed two brain experts to evaluate a man facing the death penalty in the slaying of a teenage girl last year

Federal lawsuit seeks $14.8m in deadly Tennessee…

Victims are suing the federal government over deadly Tennessee wildfires that began in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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A rare look at NYC's potter's field, home to 1…

Officials let reporters get a rare look this week at Hart Island, the place that has served as New York City's potter's field for 150 years

Congo says confirmed Ebola cases have reached 31…

Congo's confirmed Ebola cases reach 31, with 9 deaths, as capital's ports tighten monitoring

Newly adopted 1-year-old dies after being left in hot truck

Authorities say a recently adopted 1-year-old girl whose father left her in a truck has died